Thursday, June 21, 2018

Ethiopia-Djibouti: An Impending UNION in the air

Djibouti is not just another friendly neighbour for Ethiopia. The relationship of the two countries dates back to the history of the competition for...

Ethiopia’s Bole Int’l Airport Set For Expansion as Passenger Traffic Expected to Triple

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=voqIiGEt-P0 Ethiopia, said to be one of the fastest growing economies in Africa is set to expand its Bole International airport at an estimated cost...

Egypt bombs Isis targets in Libya after release of video showing beheading of 21...

Egypt has launched air strikes against Isis targets in Libya after the militant group posted a gruesome video online showing the beheading of 21 Egyptian...

Ethiopia Distributes its Cargo Among Neighbouring Countries’ Ports (Shying away from calling Somaliland ‘Somaliland’)

Ethiopia is to start using the Port of Berbera this month on an agreement reached between the two countries on January 29, 2015, while...

Boko Haram commander arrested in Niger Republic – Reuters

A suspected leader of Nigeria’s Boko Haram Islamist group was arrested and several weapons including rocket launchers seized from his home in the town...

Boko Haram attacks Nigerian city of Gombe

Boko Haram Islamist militants have attacked the north-east Nigerian city of Gombe, residents say. Fighters overran a checkpoint on the edge of the city and...

South Africa parliament chaos as Malema MPs heckle ZumaIt is not the first time...

South Africa's parliament descended into chaos as leftist MPs scuffled with security during a key annual speech by President Jacob Zuma. The Economic Freedom Fighters...

Pharmaceutical Supply Hub for Africa

The Ethiopian State MinisterDr. Yinager Dessie met with representatives of GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) led by Dr Allan Pamba: Vice President for Pharmaceuticals , East Africa...

Al-Shabaab remains undefeated and is still a real threat

What has happened to the fight against Somalia’s al-Shabab? BY Martin Plaut – The Somalia plotical situation is murky, but it is certain that...

Video on Three Somalis Shot Dead in South Africa

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dzzmbIOOvkI Mitchells Plain of SomalilandMonitor has obtained an exclusive video on Wednesday night shooting spree in Mitchells Plain, South Africa where three Somali men were shot...

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Eritrea welcomes Ethiopia PM’s olive branch, raising hopes of breakthrough

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki raised hopes of a breakthrough in one of Africa’s most intractable conflicts on Wednesday by describing recent peace overtures from...

Sharp rise in number of Islamist militant attacks in Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa suffers under a sharp rise in the number of Islamist militant attacks. In its report Changing Patterns in Terrorism and the Threat...

Somalia Moves to Block Somaliland Special Arrangement with International Partners

Heedless of the fact that the Republic of Somaliland is not a federal state under Mogadishu's jurisdiction, Somalia wrote to international partners objecting their...